Finally, we perform our standard inference calls in R to run the model through JAGS and extract predicted values for a and b .
While they might not always ask for it, everybody appreciate some great humor, especially if it is being used as an introduction to a great article they need to read.
Most people have had streaks where nothing seems to go right. Yet, it is the possibility of a turn of fortunes that compels us to keep going. This writer appealed to our emotions and a sense of shared experience to craft a very effective read.
, from Late Latin introductorius , from introduct- , past participle stem of introducere "to lead in, bring in" (see introduction ). Also used in English from as a noun meaning "introductory treatise or textbook."